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Qualify as a Sports Massage Therapist in Edinburgh
Looking to become a Sports Massage Therapist in Scotland? Gain the skills, knowledge and certification needed to pursue this rewarding career by completing OriGym’s Level 3 Sports Massage Therapy course in Edinburgh.
Taught via blended learning, this Ofqual-regulated course combines flexible online study with invaluable in-person teaching during practical workshops.
The course covers key topics such as the principles of injury management and the physiological effects of sports massage on the body. You’ll also learn essential skills including how to apply various kinds of sports massage treatments, deal with soft tissue trauma, and carry out functional stretching techniques.
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Benefits of Studying a Sports Massage Therapy Course in Edinburgh
Students enrolled on OriGym’s sports massage courses in Scotland will complete all practical elements of the course at a fully-equipped venue on Edinburgh Colleges' Sighthill Campus.
Practical workshops are led by our expert sports massage tutors, each with extensive experience working in the industry and in training aspiring massage therapists just like you. During these workshops, you’ll gain hours of hands-on experience on the therapy table.
The site is easily accessible via public transport, with regular train, tram, and bus links all within walking distance. For those travelling by car, this venue is conveniently located close to the Edinburgh City Bypass.
The theory side of the course is delivered remotely via our custom-built online learning platform. This allows you to study flexibly, at your own pace, whilst still having the full support of our expert tutors, who you can reach via phone, email, and live chat.
Enquire about our Ofqual-regulated sports massage courses in Scotland now or download a course prospectus for more information.
Whether you're new to the industry or already qualified and looking to advance in your career, we offer affordable course packages designed to fully prepare you for a successful career as a Sports Massage Therapist.
Level 3 Certificate in Sports Massage
Become a certified Sports Massage Therapist with our Ofqual-regulated and internationally-recognised Level 3 course.
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Meet Jon, one of our expert SMT Tutors.
Jon has worked in the leisure and education sector since he was 16 years old. Beginning as a lifeguard, he worked his way through the ranks, completing various qualifications and acquiring a wealth of experience as he progressed through the industry.
Early in his career, Jon realised he wanted to be more involved with training others, so took the first steps to become a qualified assessor. Jon began teaching gym and personal training courses before finding his specialist subject, sports massage therapy.
- Level 3 Sports Massage Qualification
- AVRA Teaching & Assessing qualification
- Rugby Coaching
- Level 2 in Gym Instructing
- Level 3 in Personal Training
- Leisure Management
- Various CPD Courses
What do Jon's students think?
The SMT course itself is full of great content and workshops that I have attended have been incredibly helpful and a pleasure to attend. Neil, Heather and Jon are all excellent tutors and go at a nice steady pace to ensure that they cover everything but at the same time making sure everything is understood by all in attendance.
AFFORDABLE PAYMENT OPTIONS
Set up a 0% interest payment plan and spread the cost of your sports massage therapy course in Edinburgh.
We never ask for guarantors, ensuring our training is available to all aspiring sports massage therapists.
With multiple payment options available, you’re able to choose a plan that works for your financial situation.
Get answers to the most frequently asked questions about our sports massage qualifications in Edinburgh.
No, there are no entry requirements for this course however students must be at least 16 years old to enrol.
Yes, all of our sports massage qualifications are regulated by Ofqual and awarded by Focus Awards.
Our Edinburgh venue has excellent public transport links. The venue is within walking distance of Edinburgh Park train station, Bankhead tram stop, and plenty of local bus stops.
Visitor parking is available, however a pass must be obtained from the campus reception. We recommend contacting the venue directly for details. There are also off-site car parks in the area.
Our Edinburgh Sports Massage courses are held at Edinburgh College on the Sighthill Campus. As this is a blended learning course, students will also study online via remote learning, making our courses accessible to students across Scotland.
- Edinburgh College
- 0800 002 9599